RedHawks Open Season In Bricktown, Future Still Up In Air - - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - |

RedHawks Open Season In Bricktown, Future Still Up In Air

Posted: Updated:
[File Photo] [File Photo]

The Oklahoma City RedHawks' home opener was Friday night at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.     

The RedHawks have been playing at Bricktown Ballpark since 1997. But now, the Houston Astro's organization has announced they are considering moving their Triple A affiliation from Oklahoma City to a city closer to Houston. 

3/7/2013 Related Story: RedHawks Leaving Oklahoma City?

However, if they do, Red Hawks General Manager Michael Byrnes says another Major League organization will take their place.     

"This is a very attractive market for them to play in. If you think about just the facility, it's one of the best.  And its central location is critical for moving players," said Byrnes.

Regardless what happens, Houston is still contractually obligated to Oklahoma City through the 2014 season.

Special Features

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

Mobile Alerts

Get breaking news, headlines, weather alerts & more on your cell phone.


See where weather is happening using our live interactive radars.


Use our free classifieds to find the things you need or sell your items.

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

ESP Interactive
Powered by WorldNow
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Oklahoma's Own is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state including Tulsa's Own and Green Country's Own.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014, WorldNow and KOTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.